In “Why I’ve started reading Spurgeon again” Jefferson Vann encourages people to read the works of this 19th century Baptist preacher. Charles Haddon Spurgeon was a 19th century English Baptist “prince of preachers” whose writings (mostly collections of his sermons and devotions) are still highly valued by Christians today. I remember taking up reading Spurgeon years ago, … [Read more...]
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Psalm 30:1-5 Psalm 30:1¹I will exalt you, Yahveh, because you have lifted me up and have not made my enemies happy over me. Psalm 30:2 Yahveh my God, I cried to you for help, and you healed me. Psalm 30:3 Yahveh, you brought my soul up from Sheol; you spared me from among those going down to the Hole. Psalm 30:4 Sing to Yahveh, you his faithful ones, and praise his … [Read more...]
Jefferson Vann shares a devotional thought from Galatians 1:3-5. Galatians 1:3-5 (JDV) Galatians 1:3 May you experience favor and peace from God the Father and our Lord Jesus Christ, Galatians 1:4 who gave himself in behalf of our sins to rescue us from this present evil age, ((αἰών)) according to the preference ((θέλημα)) of our God and Father. Galatians 1:5 To him … [Read more...]
Jefferson Vann shares a devotional thought from Psalm 41:10-13. Psalm 41:10-13 Psalm 41:10 But you, Yahveh, be gracious to me and raise me up; then I will repay them. Psalm 41:11 By this I know that you want me: my enemy does not shout in triumph over me. Psalm 41:12 You supported me because of my integrity and set me in your presence permanently. Psalm 41:13 … [Read more...]
Jefferson Vann shares a devotional thought from Psalm 38:1-2 Psalm 38:1-2 Psalm 38:1¹ Yahveh, do not punish me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath Psalm 38:2 because your arrows have sunk into me, and your hand has pressed down on me. remembering the price of sin The psalmist focuses on life at its lowest here. Everything is going wrong. He is a believer … [Read more...]